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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: news and videos


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PUBG's next map will arrive in the first half of 2018

There's been some concern about where exactly PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is headed this year. The game is obviously still selling, and people are still playing it en masse, but where's the roadmap? Writing on Steam, the development team ...

 
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PUBG's anti-cheat patch gets a delay

The launch of newer, better anti-cheat measures for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has suffered a delay. Announced on Twitter, it looks like players will have to wait an undisclosed amount of time for the mega-popular PUBG to finally get on ...

 
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PUBG's Miramar is getting more buildings and better loot

I've yet to come up with a good plan of attack for Miramar in PUBG. If we're talking Erangel, no problem -- I'm familiar enough with the map to know what tends to work, what doesn't, and where to head no matter how unfortunate the flight pl...

 
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Bang bang, back-to-back dinners for the D-Team

[Extremely Freddie Mercury voice] I've paid my duesTime after time.I've done my sentenceBut committed no crime.And bad mistakes ‒I've made a few.I've had my share of sand kicked in my faceBut I've come through.(And I need just g...

 
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PUBG got 3 million Xbox players before the end of 2017

When it was revealed that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds would make its console debut on Xbox One, it was easy enough to predict incredible sales numbers. The most popular game in the world is coming to a more accessible platform. It do...

 
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You can catch me in Primorsk but my heart's in Lipovka

I've always loved when people insist that they love an inferior city more than the clearly-superior city they currently reside in. "I guess I'm in San Diego right now, but my heart will always be in Gary, Indiana!" Garbage. Anyway, that an...

 
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Review: PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

Odds are you've probably heard of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, also known as "PUBG." Maybe your friend plays it. Maybe you've seen a headline or two and wondered "what makes this particular game so special?" After what felt like an eon in...

 
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Peter Glagowski's personal picks for GOTY 2017

2017 may be over, but it won’t be forgotten. While 2016 had a collection of some decent enough titles, everyone brought out their A game this year. While I’m still not quite sure whether these games are as important as years pas...

 
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Don't get got by the Ghillie Guy

There's nothing quite like having an entire town to yourself. One time, our crew landed at Primorsk with no one else around. Soon after, a crate dropped in the ocean. I swam out to the floating treasure. Inside, an M24, a 15x scope, and a ...

 
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Destructoid's award for Best PC Game of 2017 goes to...

The runaway most popular game of the year is also our PC Game of the Year. PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, or PUBG as it's colloquially called, has been an absolute tour de force on the sales charts. It smashed Steam's concurrent users recor...

 
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PUBG exits Steam Early Access tonight

Tonight's the night PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds releases on Steam proper. The official launch is planned for December 20 at 11:00pm Pacific, but before PUBG can say goodbye to Steam Early Access, it'll undergo server maintenance for five ...

 
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Microsoft will bundle PUBG with Xbox One X next week

Microsoft will soon run a holiday promotion for the recently released Xbox One X and the even more recently released battle royale shooter PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. From December 17 through December 31, in select regions, the game will...

 
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PUBG's desert map Miramar detailed ahead of release

We've seen bits and pieces of the new PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds map in recent months, but this is our best (and hopefully final) look at the desert locale prior to its launch in the live game. The development team has shared another bat...

 
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PUBG's mobile spin-off gets a gloriously awful CG trailer

Given the popularity of the battle royale sub-genre and the multitude of knock-offs on mobile devices, it was basically a given that PlayerUnknown and PUBG Corp would eventually port over Battlegrounds to the mobile platform. If you were wo...

 
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PUBG's 'Desert Map' will be at the Game Awards next week

The upcoming "Desert Map" for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will be getting an official reveal next week at The Game Awards. Geoff Keighley took to Twitter to announce the...um...announcement of this reveal. In addition to getting gameplay ...

 
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Next up for PUBG? A mobile version in China

Battle royale games might not seem like they'd be the smoothest fit for smartphones, but they do exist, and they stand to make a lot of money right now while the going is good for the genre. To that end, Bluehole and Tencent have plans for ...

 
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PUBG is coming to China but not without changes

There's been speculation about whether PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will release in China and what all it would take to make that happen. Currently, the game is playable in the country through Steam, but it has not been approved by the gov...

 
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PUBG as an esport seems like a hell of a ride for spectators

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds, currently one of the most popular video games in the world, has hinged its success on a few relatively-unique systems. It's a competitive shooter, but it usually values survival over killing; often, being quie...

 
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Jetskis, the motorcycles of the sea, might be coming to PUBG

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has many options for looking cool, but most of them are less James Dean and more Marky Wahlberg's Shooter. The exception is getting on a motorcycle and looking extremely badass. Now there's reason to think...

 
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PUBG's desert map is looking better and better

The PUBG team has a new batch of screenshots for the game's upcoming desert map and I'm already brainstorming landing zones and hiding spots. Play enough of a game like this, and you can easily envision how matches might shake out. It's a f...

 
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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds hits 20 million sales

Apparently PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds isn't rocking a solid second place behind Epic Games' Fortnite. Bredan Greene (PlayerUnknown himself) announced on Twitter that the game has just surpassed 20 million sales. He also took the chance t...

 
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PUBG will make it to Xbox One on December 12

The long-awaited Xbox One version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds will debut on December 12, 2017, Microsoft Studios and PUBG Corp. have announced. The wildly popular battle royale title will first be available as part of the Xbox Game Pre...

 
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PUBG breaks 2 million concurrent players on Steam

As time marches on, so does the player count for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds. According to Steam, the battle-royale style shooter has reached a new peak of over 2 million concurrent players - 2,016,498, to be exact.  This information...

 
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It's hard as hell to see during PUBG's foggy weather

During its September update, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds added a foggy weather variant to its 8x8 kilometer map. Unlike the pretty views afforded by the sunset weather effect, or the infrequent lightning strikes in the stormy version, PUB...

 
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PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds gets new town and fog effects

Whilst it may be true that PUBG (as the cool kids call it) has over a million concurrent players, the online shooter's latest update may make it a lot harder to see them charging you homicidally from yonder.The game's September patch is now...

 

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